church staff

For the ministry of this service is not only fully supplying the needs of the saints, but is also overflowing through many thanksgivings to God. (2 Corinthians 9:12)

  • Michelle warner

    Director of Ministry Support


    • B.S. Accounting - Valparaiso University

    Experience: Trust Operations Officer/Banking, stay home mom, business manger for churches in Indiana and Davenport. Michelle has been at Trinity since 2011, first as Business Manger, then DMS, starting April 2018. Michelle has been on many different boards, councils and committees – usually serving as treasurer. Active in LWML and Valparaiso University Guild. 


    Family: Michelle grew up in Michigan. She lived in Valparaiso for 10 years before coming to Davenport. Michelle is married to Terry, and they have a son and a daughter.


    Hobbies: Listening to classical music, binge-watching period English dramas and trying new types of craft beer.


    What is special about Trinity: The vibrant ministry grounded in word and sacrament, the dedicated volunteers and the devoted staff.


    What's your favorite Bible verse  📖 Romans 6: 3- 11

  • kari smith

    Director of Youth Ministries

  • janet levetzow

    Church Secretary

  • John bremer

    Property Manager

  • Shannon kueter

    Associate Administrative Assistant

  • Shawn willard

    Systems Administrator

  • gracie

    Comfort Dog

    Gracie is a trained Comfort Dog belonging to Trinity Lutheran Church and School giving comfort, compassion, presence and the message of Christ to all within our midst. She also interacts throughout the community serving and sharing the Word.

    Gracie is a golden retriever used in nursing homes, hospitals, classrooms, and also in disaster response situations. Her primary function is to be used as a bridge to touch others with mercy, compassion and to proclaim Christ.

    If you would like to learn more about Gracie or the Comfort Dog Program, click her name above to visit Gracie's Facebook page.